The scale of response is clearly different but mayors around the country are having similar results trying to oust Occupiers as shown below.
Click on the image to read an article from the local news media which have reported this event far more accurately than national news outlets.
– Iron Filing
UPDATE: This shocking video of the repugnant behavior of police at UC Davis makes the point that we are more like China than I feared and less like China than some folks want. Local police are over-reacting to overwhelmingly nonviolent protests from New York To Chapel Hill and Portland to California. Let’s hope local governments calm down and reassess and that the Federal authorities behave better.